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Second sight: Fastidiosa with Caimi & Piccinni

Fastidiosa by Caimi & Piccinni

Join us Wednesday, June 15th for the next installment of SECOND SIGHT – a social book club with Overlapse!
7.00pm BST / 8.00pm CEST / 2.00pm EDT / 11.00am PDT

We’ll be joined by Jean-Marc Caimi and Valentina Piccinni for a discussion of their book Fastidiosa, released earlier this year and a selected Book of the Month (May) by Photo London Book Club. After the photographers discuss some of the concepts behind their book, we’ll lead a group discussion with you – our guests in the zoom room – so come along with your burning questions and comments!

RSVP to SECOND SIGHT for FREE via this link

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Athens Photo Fest Exhibitions feature overlapse collaborators

Athens Photo Festival 2022

We’re excited to announce that five Overlapse collaborators are exhibiting in this year’s Athens Photo Festival.
Amani Willet’s A Parallel Road and Antone Dolezal and Lara Shipley’s new work The Naked Truth will be shown in the fair’s Main Programme. In the Photobook Exhibition, Caimi & Piccinni’s book FASTIDIOSA will be on display.

The festival celebrates its 35th anniversary this year with a diverse programme of over one hundred international photographers who have been selected through an open call process.

Athens Photo Festival
8 June – 24 July, 2022

Benaki Museum, Pireos 138, Athens 118 54, Greece

Opening hours:
Thursday, Sunday 10:00 – 18:00
Friday, Saturday 10:00 – 22:00

Tickets are available for sale at the museum’s ticket desk – see the festival website for details

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Overlapse at Photo London 2022 – May 12-15

Photo London 2022

It’s going to be a fantastic weekend at Somerset House for Photo London 2022! We’re delighted to be joining this year’s lineup of 100 publishers and galleries. Come say hello and browse our selection of book goodness, including a new print edition of You can call me Nana by Will Harris, posters and postcards of works by Ukrainian photographer Viacheslav Poliakov. We’ll have the London launch of FASTIDIOSA by Caimi + Piccinni, the Artist Edition Box of A Parallel Road by Amani Willett, and (of course) lots of photobooks – some with discounts!

Sounds like your cup of tea? Day tickets and weekend passes are available here. We look forward to meeting you there!

Open hours:
Thursday 12 May, 12.00 – 21.00
Friday 13 May, 12.00 – 19.00
Saturday 14 May, 11.00 – 19.00
Sunday 15 May, 11.00 – 18.30

Somerset House is located in the Strand, London WC2R 1LA

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Meet us at Polycopies 2021 in Paris!

Overlapse at Polycopies 2021

AHOY mateys! The countdown is flying and we’re thrilled to share that POLYCOPIES PARIS 2021 photobook fair launches this week aboard the Concorde Atlantique boat!! Very eager to meet you all and to see our fellow publishers and photographers sharing book works created over the past two years. You can download the new Visitors’ Guide and Recommendations (PDF) to prepare for your visit!

Enormous thanks to the wonderfully lovely directors Laurent Chardon and Sebastian Hau who create a most convivial space for this (usually) annual gathering of photobook lovers!!

We invite you to walk the plank and join us from Weds 10th to Sun 14th of November, open times are:
Weds 10th, 3pm-10pm
Thurs 11th – Sat 13th, 11am-9pm
Sun 14th, 12pm-7pm

Polycopies – Bateau Concorde Atlantique
Port de Solférino – Berges de Seine
Face au 23 quai Anatole France
75007 Paris

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BOP Book Fair in Bristol 22-24 October

BOP Bristol 2021

This weekend we are in Bristol for the BOP (Books on Photography) photobook fair at Paintworks Event Space! Organised by Martin Parr Foundation and The Royal Photographic Society, there’s a solid lineup of artist talks and more than 50 publishers are taking part. If you’re in the area, why not come fondle the latest books in person?! We’re looking forward to seeing you. See the full events programme here

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Will Harris shortlisted: Paris Photo–Aperture PhotoBook Award

You can call me Nana by Will Harris

Our heartfelt congratulations go out to Will Harris, as his moving and intimate book You can call me Nana is shortlisted for the First Photobook Prize in the 2021 Paris Photo–Aperture PhotoBook Awards!

Established in 2012 by the Aperture Foundation and Paris Photo, the awards celebrate the contribution of the photobook to the history and development of photography. The winner of the First Photobook prize will be awarded $10,000.

Thirty-five shortlisted titles from three categories will be exhibited at Paris Photo and showcased in the 2021 PhotoBook Awards traveling exhibition in the United States and internationally, as well as featured in The PhotoBook Review and online via the Aperture website.

The pre-selection jury is made up of: Emilie Boone (Art historian), Sonel Breslav (Director of fairs and editions, Printed Matter), Darius Himes (International director of photographs, Christie’s), Jody Quon (Director of the photography, New York Magazine) and Lesley A. Martin (Creative Director, Aperture Foundation).

Winners will be announced in Paris Photo on November 12th at 3pm Central European time.